The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 14 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 15 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.98% 5.03% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.35% 5.11% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate
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£290 £225 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +13.63%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 176 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 94.88% 98.32% 97.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 98 139
Average daily rate £250 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £210 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -55.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.39 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Front-End Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Brighton region.

Front-End Developer Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (55.00%) jQuery
6 9 (45.00%) HTML5
6 9 (45.00%) CSS3
7 8 (40.00%) Web Development
7 8 (40.00%) PHP
8 7 (35.00%) Apache
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) OOP
8 7 (35.00%) MySQL
8 7 (35.00%) LAMP
8 7 (35.00%) Ajax
9 4 (20.00%) .NET
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (15.00%) OO
10 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
10 3 (15.00%) Retail
10 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
11 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
12 1 (5.00%) Sass
12 1 (5.00%) LESS
12 1 (5.00%) C#
12 1 (5.00%) BDD
12 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 1 (5.00%) SaaS
12 1 (5.00%) Scrum

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) CSS3
5 7 (35.00%) LAMP
5 7 (35.00%) Ajax
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) Sass
8 1 (5.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (40.00%) Web Development
3 7 (35.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C#